XDA/Android Podcast Episode 12: “Locking into the Future: Flagships, Updates & Bootloaders”

XDA/Android Podcast Episode 12: “Locking into the Future: Flagships, Updates & Bootloaders”

The XDA/Android podcast will bring you the best news each week from the perspective of the XDA team, r/android mods, admins and users. Each week you can find our latest episode here, on Youtube, Pocketcasts and on your favorite podcast app through the RSS feed: http://www.buzzsprout.com/49234.rss

In this episode, the team discusses the truths and rumors of the upcoming Galaxy S7 and the LG G5, the changes OEMs must tackle in 2016 flagships, and both the benefits and dangers of locked boot loaders — including how closing them inappropriately does more harm than good.

Today’s cast includes:

Mario Serrafero: Twitter
Daniel Marchena: YouTube
Corey Feiock: Twitter

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Jimmy McGee
Jimmy McGee

As the resident token curmudgeon Senior Moderator of the XDA Forums, get off his lawn. Member of XDA since the Windows Mobile days Jimmy McGee heads up the YouTube channel for XDA dubbed XDA TV. Technology Geek by trade and security analyst by training, he has a lot to say about things found on the internet, some of which can be safely ignored.